Just how long do MREs last? Do you know? Do you even know what an MRE is or what is in these little packages? It’s okay if you don’t. In fact, most people don’t; but if you are ever involved in some type of disaster you’ll be glad you stumbled across this brief article. Here we will discuss not only how long MREs last, but we will also define what an MRE is, why they are … [Read more...] about How Long Do MREs Last?
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For most individuals reading this article, the word “squirrel” probably does not conjure up thoughts of 5-star dining. That’s because in most everyday situations there are plenty of other food options that sound much more appealing and definitely more readily available. However, there are some potential eventualities that might one day force us to return to our … [Read more...] about How to Cook a Squirrel in the Wild
Getting stranded in the wilderness is the thing of movies, getting stranded in the wilderness during winter is the thing of nightmares. Surviving an unplanned night in the backcountry can be trying for even an experienced outdoorsman but to do so during adverse conditions compounds the problems, eliminates many advantages you may have had and makes every decision a matter of … [Read more...] about Winter Survival: How To Survive & Make It Back If Stranded During Cold Weather
Imagine going on a simple day hike or afternoon hunt only to find yourself lost, injured or victim of a broken down vehicle miles from anywhere. Do you possess the skill necessary to survive for a week, a few days or even overnight? Early hunters left their camp or cabin with two goals: first, harvest the wild game necessary for their family’s survival and second, ensure … [Read more...] about Fire & Water: Top Skills Need for Survival
Many people believe opposable thumbs are what separate man from beast, but they would be incorrect. What truly raises man to the top of the evolutionary ladder is fire. When early man first learned to harness fire he also harnessed the ability to heat his cave, cook his beast and protect himself from predators. He became the king of his world. Fire was the first and oldest … [Read more...] about Tips On Building The Perfect Fire Pit For Camping or Survival